The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 24.0150  Thursday, 4 April 2013

 

From:        Joseph Egert <This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.>

Date:         April 1, 2013 3:32:52 PM EDT

Subject:     Heart of Darkness 

 

For those who may have missed it, here’s the History Detectives episode on the 1835 letter from Junius Brutus Booth (father of Lincoln assassin John Wilkes Booth) threatening the assassination of US President  Jackson. Apple and tree?:

 

     http://www.pbs.org/opb/historydetectives/investigation/booth-letter/

 

There’s more on the Booth family links to NYC from CUNY’s Theater Talk   here:

 

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wzm0xixNbbY

 

Enjoy!

 

Joe Egert

 

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